The Back to the Future franchise immortalized the DeLorean as a time-traveling car. All you had to do was get it up to 88 mph and you were off through time with nothing but flaming tire tracks in your wake. That’s how it works in the movies. In the real world, driving 88 mph in […]
The idea of autonomous cars is no longer a dream of the far distant future. These vehicles are here right now and they are testing on public roads across the country. The reason we don’t all own one is largely due to the snail’s pace at which testing is done. New research found a way […]
The 2017 Kia Niro offers the versatility of a crossover with the exceptional fuel economy of a hybrid. All-new this year, the Niro is the only dedicated subcompact hybrid crossover on the market, but there are competitors offering a hybrid trim of their gas models in this segment.
Crash tests are an important part of the process of making sure our cars are safe. Lego bricks are an important part of making sure our kids are entertained. Put the two together in the form of a Porsche 911 GT3 RS crash test and it’s both terrible and fantastic to watch.
Skip Barber Racing School filed for bankruptcy on Monday with over $10 million owed to its creditors and $50 million in liabilities. The largest creditor of the lot is Lime Rock Park in Connecticut which is owed $1.225 million in rent, but they’re not the only track owed money.
There was a big management shake-up over at Ford this weekend. The company fired CEO Mark Fields and is replacing him with the head of its Smart Mobility division, James Hackett. What will this management shuffle mean for Ford? Executives are hired and fired all the time. It could be because a company isn’t performing […]
College graduation time is here and all those fun-loving collegiate types are heading out into the big, scary real world. They’re also upgrading their old college beaters to something more befitting their new post-graduation lives. You might expect new college grads to take a conservative view on their new car purchases, but today’s grads are […]
One of the biggest objections buyers have to electric vehicles is waiting for the battery to charge. No one wants to waste all that time, especially if they’re on a road trip with many miles and many more charging stops in their future. StoreDot developed a new battery that eliminates this problem. It reaches full […]
It’s graduation season, and a lot of former students are looking for their first car. When the time comes for you to buy your first car, here are tips that will help you put the right car in your driveway.